Nokia 6.2, is one of the latest mid-range phones in the Kenyan Market. Released alongside the Nokia 7.2 at IFA 2019 by HMD Global, the Nokia 6.2 has proved to provide value for your money compared to the 7.2. Here, we’ll look at the Nokia 6.2 price in Kenya, specification, features and why and where you can buy it.
Nokia 6.2 boasts of a beautiful design, tripple camera setup, and Android One OS. This device is currently one of the best mid-range phones you can buy, especially if you prefer devices running stock Android without bloatware. This device has two storage variants – 3GB RAM/32GB ROM and 4GB RAM/64GB ROM.
Nokia 6.2 Price In Kenya
The price of Nokia 6.2 in Kenya is around 23500 Kenyan shillings. If you are looking for a decent mid-range phone in Kenya, Nokia 6.2 is one of the phones that you should consider. In addition to the fair price It comes with a high-quality display, attractive design, large storage capacity and outstanding performance.
Design and Display
Dimensions: 159.88 x 75.11 x 8.25mm
81.3% display-to-body ratio
Colors: Ceramic Black or Ice
Display size: 6.3″ FHD+
Nokia 6.2 has a lot of design similarities with its more expensive counterpart, the Nokia 7.2. Nokia calls this design “timeless Nordic Design”. It is one of the most beautiful phones in its class. This because if its elegant glass back. However, the glass back on the 6.2 does not refract light like that one the 7.2. The back is a fingerprint magnet – you will have to wipe it from time to time to maintain a good look.
This smartphone weighs only 180 grams. Nokia attributes this light-weight to the use of polymer composite instead of the standard polycarbonate used in most Nokia phones that came before it. Nokia 6.2 comes with a USB type C port, a dedicated Google Assistant button and a headphone jack. Also, this phone has an LED notification light that will always alert you whenever you have an incoming message.
Nokia 6.2 features a crisp 6.2-inch display with full HD+ resolution. This display has a waterdrop notch. While this display is impressive for a phone in its price bracket, it is further enhanced by Nokia’s PureDisplay technology. According to HMD Global, this display is better than OLED displays in many aspects. It has an improved contrast ratio, improved tonality, and 96% color gamut. Furthermore, the display is 10-bit HDR certified. This means it perfect if you have a large collection of HDR videos. PureDisplay technology also allows you to upgrade SDR videos to HDR.
Hardware, Software & Connectivity
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Onboard Storage: 32/64GB
Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie (Android One)
802.11 b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi
This Nokia device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset paired with either 3GB or 4GB of RAM. The 3GB RAM variant has 32GB on-board storage space while the 4GB variant has 64GB onboard storage space. There is a dedicated microSD slot allowing storage expansion up to 512GB.
Battery life is one of the main selling points of this smartphone. It is equipped with a 3500mAh non-removable battery. According to the manufacturer, you can get up to two days of average use on a single charge. And that’s not all. Nokia 6.2 supports Qualcomm Quick Charge technology. It comes with a 10W charger that allows you to recharge it fast.
This phone has many connectivity options including Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, NFC, GPS and supports 4G.
Android One OS – Android 10 ready
Out of the box, Nokia 6.2 has Android 9.0 Pie operating system. Since it’s an Android One device, it is going to receive at least 3 years of security updates. Also, Nokia says that this phone is Android 10 ready. This means that it’s going to be among the first devices to be upgraded to the latest version of the Android OS.
Rear: Triple camera setup (20MP primary lens, 8MP 118-degrees wide-angle lens, 5MP depth sensor)
Dedicated Portrait, Night mode
8MP selfie camera
Nokia 6.2 comes with a triple-lens camera at the back, just like its sibling, the Nokia 7.2. However, the triple rear camera does not feature Zeiss Optics. The primary camera is 16 megapixels and it accompanied by and 8 megapixels ultra-wide lens and a 5 megapixels depth sensor. You should expect nothing other than good quality pictures from this camera.
This smartphone comes with a wide range of shooting modes including HDR, Dedicated night mode and portrait mode. When shooting in the dedicated night mode, the phone automatically adjusts settings depending on the conditions of use. Nokia 6.2 is currently one of the phones with the best low light cameras in the mid-range category.
The front-facing camera is 8 megapixels and has a portrait mode as well.